Think tank

Espacio Público

EP

Santiago de Chile, Chile

Espacio Público is an independent think tank that seeks to contribute to a fairer, more transparent and democratic society; with economic, social and political development that benefit all citizens. We contribute to the public debate with the collaborative input of ideas and proposals, offering spaces for reflection and conversation that allow us to move our society towards an inclusive and sustainable development. We work with high methodological standards, and make rigorous use of evidence. We aspire to positively contribute to the challenges faced by countries such as Chile, in order to move collectively towards a new model of development that includes the role of the State, economic growth, and its relationship with the environment, social justice and respect for diversity. We offer an independent and transparent practice, which brings together actors from varying sectors to promote a quality debate that advocates for long-term social change, and better opportunities for all citizens. At Espacio Público we value pluralism and the efforts required in order to achieve public policy that assimilates difference. Through our advocacy, we seek to directly influence authorities and decision makers in order to define, and appropriately prioritize the public agenda. Additionally, we seek to make a positive contribution to the levels of engagement of citizens in public policy debates. Through the dissemination of ideas and information, we allow citizens to participate, and together, create a shared vision of democracy, inclusiveness and thus, sustainable development.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.espaciopublico.cl/

Address:
Santa Lucia 188, Santiago de Chile, Chile

Country:
Chile

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Chile and Latin America Region
Operating languages
English , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2012
Age (years)
Espacio Público
 10
Chile average
 25
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Eduardo Engel, Nicola Borregaard, Jose De Gregorio, Enrique Paris, Alberto de Menas, Grgory Elacqua, Claudia Castillo, Andrés Velasco, Luis Céspedes, Eduardo Bitrán, Nicole Nehme, Andrea Repetto, Dante Contreras, Alejando Aravena, Francisco Diaz, Pablo Simonetti, Marcela Rios
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Pia Mundaca
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2021): Pia Mundaca
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Pia Mundaca
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2022
Espacio Público
 15
Chile average
 19
Global average
 43
2019
Espacio Público
 18
2018
Espacio Público
 15
% Female staff
2022
Espacio Público
 80%
Chile average
 70%
Global average
 53%
2018
Espacio Público
 87%
2017
Espacio Público
 40%
% Female researchers
2022
Espacio Público
 50%
Chile average
 56%
Global average
 35%
2017
Espacio Público
 60%

Organisational performance

Publications
2021
Espacio Público
 22
Chile average
 25
Global average
 43
2018
Espacio Público
 15
2016
Espacio Público
 10
Financials
2021
Espacio Público
 $1,080,000
Chile average
 $640,671
Global average
 $4,559,537
2018
Espacio Público
 $1,080,000
2017
Espacio Público
 $405,733

Social

Likes (2022)
Espacio Público
 8,273
Chile average
 23,932
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Espacio Público
 8,233
Likes (2019)
Espacio Público
 6,603
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Espacio Público
 64,052
Chile average
 36,804
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Espacio Público
 57,433
Followers (2019)
Espacio Público
 25,200
Subscribers (2022)
Espacio Público
 1,140
Chile average
 9,257
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Espacio Público
 870
Subscribers (2019)
Espacio Público
 542
Followers (2022)
Espacio Público
 14,104
Chile average
 13,081
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
Espacio Público
 12,862
Followers (2019)
Espacio Público
 2,727
Followers (2019)
Espacio Público
 1,649
Chile average
 4,269
Global average
 6,317

Data notes

Last updated: 30/06/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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